13E033OGK - Fundamentals of Speech Communication
|Fundamentals of Speech Communication
|Electrical Engineering and Computing
|Type of study
|bachelor academic studies
|Lecturer (for classes)
|Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
|Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
|Introduce students to the basic elements of speech communication such as speech production and perception, analysis and processing of speech signal and modern speech technology.
|Creating a background for subsequent courses in speech technologies in the masters and doctoral studies (Speech signal processing, Speech communication: human-computer, Robust processing of speech signals, Speech technologies).
|URL to the subject page
|Contents of lectures
|Elements of acoustic phonetics, physiology of vocal and auditory system, acoustic theory of speech generation, speech perception, perception of masked speech, models of speech perception, speech intelligibility and quality, digital speech signal processing, speech recognition and synthesis, speaker recognition, quality of speech communication, quality improvement methods, speech technology.
|Contents of exercises
|Lecture with Power point presentations, interactive demonstrations and experiments, seminar and/or project.
|Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
|Study and Research
|Methods of teaching
|Lectures, demonstrations, seminar work and/or participation in projects.
|Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
|Activites during lectures